Mark Pothen

Mark Pothen

Mark works out of the Minneapolis office representing over 500 public sector members throughout the metropolitan area (see list, below.) Mark has been a member of Local 49 since 1999, and worked in the private sector for Midwest Asphalt and C.S. McCrossan. He started working as an Organizer in 2004, serving the Local in that role for three years. Mark was also the Director of the Market Recovery Program, before moving to his current role as a Public Sector Business Agent in 2007. Mark has also served on the Executive Board for region #1 since 2012.

Direct: (612) 877-3738
Cell: (612) 747-8044

You can email Mark at work: mjpothen@local49.org

Mark’s public sector contracts:

  • Anoka County – Highway & Parks Dept.
  • City of Belle Plaine – Public Works
  • Catholic Cemeteries – Maintenance Operators (Private)
  • CLJSTC – Chisago Lakes Joint Sewer Treatment Commission
  • City of Edina – Public Works
  • City of Elko New Market – Public Works
  • City of Elk River – Public Works & Building Maintenance
  • City of Forest Lake – Public Works
  • City of Isanti – Public Works
  • Isanti County – Highway Dept.
  • City of Jordan – Public Works
  • City of Le Sueur – Public Works
  • Le Sueur County – Highway Dept.
  • City of Lindstrom – Public Works
  • City of Lino Lakes – Public Works
  • MAC – Metropolitan Airports Commission
  • City of Minneapolis – Public Works
  • Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board – Mechanics
  • Ramsey County – Highway Dept.
  • Rice County – Highway Dept. and Landfill
  • Scott County – Highway Dept.
  • St. Francis School District – Mechanics
  • City of St Paul – Public Works
  • St. Paul School District – Maintenance Operators